Problem: Of the choices below, which gives the order for first ionization energies? A) C l > S > Al > Ar > Si B) Ar > Cl > S > P > Al C) Al > Si > S > Cl > Ar D) Ar > Cl > S > Si > Al E) S > Si > Cl > Al > Ar

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Of the choices below, which gives the order for first ionization energies?

A) C l > S > Al > Ar > Si

B) Ar > Cl > S > P > Al

C) Al > Si > S > Cl > Ar

D) Ar > Cl > S > Si > Al

E) S > Si > Cl > Al > Ar

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